Required Text:

*Human Anatomy (8th Edition) Martini, F.H.,M.J. Timmons and M.P. McKinley. Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 2015. ( ISBN: 978-0321-90285-6


* Biology 47 - Human Anatomy Laboratory Manual Fall 2016. Chimps Publishing; West Valley College Biology Department, C. Peters

Recommended Texts:

*A Photographic Atlas for the Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory (2nd) ; Van de Graff  and Crawley, Morton Publishing Co., Englewood, CO.

*The Human Anatomy Coloring Book (2nd) Kapit, W. and L.M. Elison, Harper Collins Publishing Co., New York, NY. ISBN: 0805350861

*Human Anatomy Color Atlas & Text (3rd) Gosling, Harris, Humperson, Whitmore and Wilan, Mosby-Wolfe Publishing Co., London.
   ISBN: 0723426570


*Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms. Borror, D.J., Mayfield Publishing Co. ISBN: 0874840538

Skeletal System
Cranial Nerves
Brain Lab
Senses Lab


General Biology

Biology Online
Online Biology Book
The Biology Project
The Inner Life of a Cell

Anatomical Terminology
Mr Ford's youtube
Directional terms youtube
Body Organization


LUMEN Histology
Histology World
Blue Histology
Histology- University of Oklahoma
JayDoc HistoWeb
Histology- Southern Illinois University
Tissues- Lakeland Community College
Histology- University of Wisconsin


Structure of bone
Bone Model
Bone Quiz

Movement Animations
Movements (Please note inversion & eversion are incorrect)
Synovial Joint Movement Animations
Types of Synovial Joints
Knee Ligament Animation


Muscle Anatomy & Contraction
Muscle Structure & Contraction
Muscle Excitation & Muscle Contraction
Mechanisms of Sliding Filament Theory
Sarcomere Structure
Skeletal Muscle Contraction
Muscle Contraction
Neuromuscular Junction
Muscle Animations 1
Muscle Animations 2
Muscle Structure Animations 3
Get Body Smart
Palmaris longus
Cadaver Ball

Heart Images
Mitral valve replacement
How the heart works
Blood flow through the heart
Anatomy- UC Davis
General Anatomy & Physiology
Dissection Videos
Medical Atlases
Anatomy Tutorials

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State and Local Government- Directory of state, county and city government webpages

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last published: 1/23/17